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eBook Programmer (OM EAST – Literature and Media, Austria)

Use your skills to convert powerful Christian publications into downloadable eBooks that can travel to hard-to-reach places. Share the hope of Christ by making resources available in areas where there is little or no Christian literature in the local language!

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Requirements

OM EAST, based near Vienna, specialises in publishing high quality Christian print and digital media in the heart languages of diverse people groups. We have a library of powerful books waiting to be converted into downloadable eBooks that can more easily travel to hard-to-reach places.

Would you use your skills to make resources available in areas where there is little or no Christian literature in their local language? Join OM EAST and play a key role in helping share the gospel and strengthen believers in their faith. In this role, it is possible to work remotely or to be based locally in Austria.

EBook Programmer’s responsibilities:
• Responsible to create, maintain XML / HTML / EPUB files independently
• Responsible to upload / maintain eBook database
• Communicate and collaborate with team on specific projects and workflow solutions
• Assist with layout of print publications as needed
• Possible social media marketing of eBooks

EBook Programmer’s knowledge, skills and experience:
• Should have hands-on experience in coding (HTML and CSS)
• Basic knowledge in image and text extraction software (e.g. InDesign and Photoshop)
• Experience in HTML coding
• Identify opportunities for automation in existing workflows
• Team player
• Desire to learn, adapt and change and embrace new technologies
• Self-motivated, organised and very good attention to detail
• Good communication skills

Start Date

As soon as possible

Commitment Length

As long as possible

All jobs/opportunities on this site are unsalaried. Most people joining OM have to raise financial support to cover their living expenses, usually through gifts from home churches and other supporters.

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Waiting

“I’ve never been so clearly stuck in a season of waiting like this—ever. And while I am safe ‘at home’ (such a complicated word for an overseas worker), it’s still a displacement with no end in sight,” says Kate. “In all the unknowns right now, I know this: the absolute, unchanging truth is that God is still in control, still in charge and is still trustworthy.”

Focus on national workers

In the Middle East and North Africa, OM is aiming at having 50 percent nationals in their teams by the end of 2021.

Mercy to the needy

OM workers in the Balkans want to be the face of Jesus to those who need mercy and restoration.

Back to basics

“So why then do we neglect these small disciplines?” asks Silas. “The answer is as simple as it is profound. The things that are easy to do (and yes, these small disciplines mentioned above are easy to do) are also easy not to do!”

Viviendo intencionalmente

Durante los últimos dieciocho años, Julieta (Sudamérica) y su esposo han estado compartiendo de manera intencional el amor de Cristo en Asia Central y Occidental.

El desafío del discipulado

Un trabajador latino del mercado aprovecha toda oportunidad para hacer discípulos viviendo abiertamente y compartiendo libremente.